Community Health Officer

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13 hours per week (35% FTE)

Fixed term approx’ 18 months (until 31 March 2023)
with possible extension subject to funding.

Salary Level: £22,344 (pro rata)
plus 6.6% matched pension contribution

Community Health Officer will:-

  • Have experience of promoting physical activity, health improvement opportunities, wellbeing and nutrition issues to the community
  • Raise the profile and work to improve health issues for local residents, and provide evidence based advice and guidance about: diabetes prevention and management, diet, regular physical activity, air quality and combating isolation.
  • Support and assist the development of a network of volunteers and community run health improvement activities (walking groups, exercise groups, park run, etc).
  • Deliver the Well-Being Café for older people

Applicants should have:

  • Experience of working in an inner city area in a community setting, involuntary or paid capacity.
  • Experience of delivering health related projects
  • Good level of general education (literate, numerate and IT savvy)
  • Understanding of the connect between deprivation and health inequalities.

Applications are welcomed from all sections of the community and also suitably
qualified/experienced internal applicants.

An enhanced DBS check will be required for the successful applicant.
Closing Date: – 5:00pm Sunday 03 October 2021
Interviews: Friday 08 October 2021

Applications packs can be downloaded below
or for more information email
Bradford Trident, Park Lane Centre, Park Lane, Bradford, BD5 0LN